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My Kind of Cleaning

Woman's Weekly / 7th May 1965

Hell, yeah. Hence why I’m still in my dressing gown in the late afternoon.

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Cook Electric

Woman's Weekly / 25th June 1965

Let me be clear. There are many domestic tasks that appliances have made easier. However, this ad is promising far, far more than the reality can deliver. Nice electric spit, though.

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Woman's Realm / 18th March 1967

Hasn’t she got her face a bit too close to that grill?

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Electronic Pencil?

Woman and Home / 1st January 1962

Yes, an electronic pencil. Not an electric pencil, like you thought. Electrolysis is still used to remove hair, but it’s generally advised nowadays to consult a trained professional, rather than muck about with electric shock equipment at home. What I want to know is: what do wristbands have to do with the whole thing?

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Woman's Own / 29th September 1967

My only comment is: in those days, they actually had to make the effort to haul the cooker on there.

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